Rock-and-roll legend Chubby Checker has apparently sued HP and Palm over a webOS app designed to calculate penis size. In a press release, attorney Willie Gary argues that Checker (aka Ernest Evans) has been caused "irreparable …
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida (AP) — Rock and roll legend Chubby Checker is twisting mad over a software application that allowed women to estimate the size of a man’s penis based on his shoe size. The singer, whose real name is Ernest …
SAN FRANCISCO Aug 16 The musician famous for the Twist dance style can sue Hewlett Packard Co over allegations that the tech company used his trademarked name "Chubby Checker" on a software app that purports to measure a …
Ernest Evans, the singer-songwriter who performed as Chubby Checker, sued HP last year for selling the app under the punning title "the Chubby Checker." In the settlement, filed July 22, HP admits no liability but agrees not to make use …
When Dick Clark died two weeks ago, the media dug up every star and one-hit wonder from the '60s to comment on Clark and his legendary dance show "American Bandstand." Nobody was more closely connected with Clark, and that era of …
Chubby Checker could make a case for being the last angry man in show business. And with good reason. When he performs Saturday night at Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, he kicks off a year-long celebration of the 55th …
We’re still in that post-New Year’s concert slump, so the pickings are few, but those few shows are great. Chubby Checker became a national icon back in 1960 with the No. 1 single “The Twist.” The song topped the charts for seven …
In 1960, Chubby Checker's dance craze "the twist" changed the world one dance floor at a time. On June 20, the boogieman himself is coming to town. "It's a lovely area, Cape Girardeau," Checker said. "And we're going to tear it …
What: Rock and Roll to the Rescue, a benefit for the Geauga Humane Society’s Rescue Village. Where: Hard Rock Rocksino, 10777 Northfield Road, Northfield. When: 6:30 p.m. Saturday for fundraiser, 8 p.m. for show. Noteworthy: …
Chubby Checker wants the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to know that his induction into the exclusive club is well overdue and it should happen before it’s too late, reports the Associated Press. “I don’t want to get in there when I’m 85-years old.